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Area Female Athlete: Ackerman anchoring PR-B's program


Autumn Ackerman has been many things to the Pine River-Backus basketball program.

But the best way to describe Ackerman’s role on one of the area’s most successful teams is a security blanket.

Ackerman has been the most dependable, consistent and comforting players during the last five years.

She’s also a really good player. Ackerman became the first Tigers’ player, boy or girl, to reach 1,000 career points and 1,000 career rebounds.

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Jermey Millsop
My career at the Brainerd Dispatch began May 11, 1999 after graduating from North Dakota State University. My areas of emphasis includes local high school sports, Central Lakes College, the lakes area golf mecca and once a year I dabble in the NHRA when the Lucas Oil Nationals come to Brainerd International Raceway.
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